Marblehead High School

Tel: (781)639-3100
Grades: 9-12

949 students

Marblehead High School serves 949 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Marblehead High School operates within the Marblehead School District.
The school district's 91% graduation rate is higher than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 949 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 949 students
Marblehead High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Marblehead High School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Marblehead High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Marblehead High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
6%
Marblehead High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
2%
16%
Marblehead High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
3%
9%
Marblehead High School Black (1988-2012)
White
91%
66%
Marblehead High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Marblehead High School Sch Ethnicity Marblehead High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.17 0.79
Marblehead High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
30%
Marblehead High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
5%
Marblehead High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,170 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 91% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Marblehead School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 3,170 1,433
Marblehead School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 91% 86%
Marblehead School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $25 MM
Marblehead School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $57 MM $24 MM
Marblehead School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,364 $17,400
Marblehead School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,616 $16,788
Marblehead School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Salem Academy Charter School (1.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Marblehead Veterans Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Malcolm L Bell Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Marblehead Malcolm L Bell Elementary School
    40 Baldwin Rd
    Marblehead , MA , 01945
    (781)639-3170
    0.2  mi  |  354  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Marblehead Marblehead Veterans Middle School
    217 Pleasant St
    Marblehead , MA , 01945
    (781)639-3120
    0.6  mi  |  512  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Marblehead Glover Elementary School
    3 Maple St
    Marblehead , MA , 01945
    (781)639-3190
    0.6  mi  |  259  students  |  Gr.  1-3
  • Marblehead Village School
    93 Village St
    Marblehead , MA , 01945
    (781)639-3159
    0.7  mi  |  685  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Marblehead Dr Samuel C Eveleth Elementary School
    3 Brook Rd
    Marblehead , MA , 01945
    (781)639-3195
    0.7  mi  |  84  students  |  Gr.  KG

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  • Recommended June 23, 2009 - There are next to no music programs, and the administration does not seems to give the help that it promises to students, especially the guidance department. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Essex County, MA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.49, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.79. The most diverse school district in Essex County is Amesbury School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.